15.575 Economics of Information and Information Technology


Class Info

Builds upon relevant economic theories and methodologies to analyze the changes in organizations and markets enabled by digital technologies. Examines information economics, labor economics, industrial organization and price theory, growth theory, intangible asset valuation, incomplete contracts theory, and design of empirical studies. Extensive reading and discussion of research literature explores the application of these theories to business issues with relevant guest speakers. Students will complete a final research paper and presentation. Primarily for doctoral students.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.575 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by E. Brynjolfsson.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM on Wednesdays in E62-450.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the 15.575 Syllabus site or on the 15.575 Stellar site.

MIT 15.575 Economics of Information and Information Technology Related Textbooks
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